Some concerts just leave you with a good feeling. You stand there listening to music for a few hours, forgetting everything else and when itīs over you take a deep breath, look around and wonder how it could have gone by so fast. Dave Hause and Tim Vantol in Bochum was one of these concerts. Both Singer/Songwriters ... more/mehr
DE/VISION, Elace, Substaat
"The German answer" on Depeche Mode - for those who do not know De/Vision is hereby illuminated the musical range - let their tour through Germany this year also happen in Hamburg. The Markthalle was full. The band posted afterwards on Facebook: "Hamburg is developing for us a stronghold."
In this depressing weather situation itīs definitely time for music that sounds a bit tougher, and the Swedes Beyond all Recognition and Dead by April take on the job to show the middle finger to the weather gods. Many have come to the Galery despite the heavy rain, the venue seems even too small for the crowd that consists of fans ... more/mehr
DEAD BY YOU / UNDERDØGS
Outside trees were shattered and shaken (the aftermath of a stormy weekend, see our Sonisphere Festival report among the specials), inside the club the atmosphere was set for chill-out. And it might have been the weather that not so many people dared to go outside and to Alakerta, but the lack of quantity in terms of people was compensated ... more/mehr
Death Before Dishonor
Problems...They're always there, it's just something we all have to deal with and solve. To begin with, I had the flu - besides feeling like shit, I was beaucoup doped up on OTC medication. Next, 007 Strahov (a place I had unfortunately never been to before) was in an area not clearly marked (for me anyway). I tried to speak with ... more/mehr